By Chris Howie
MMANEWS.COM Staff Writer
Although a win is a win, Okami has never really been given any credit for the win but will have a second chance at UFC 134 in a higher stakes situation when he challenges for the title against Silva.
UFC President is praising the Japanese fighter heading into the bout, going as far as to say Okami is the best fighter ever from Japan:
“Anderson Silva is fighting for his legacy,” White said. “Yushin Okami is fighting for respect.”
“If (Okami) wins this fight, he'll get the credit he finally deserves.”
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